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02-10-2012, 04:24 PM   #1
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for how long inflexiamb ??

hey every body
hope all of you are doing well .

i have small question if anybody have an idea .

for how long we should take infleximab ?
this is my next year on infleximab i already took 17 dose and i am taking 100 mg azathioprine and 5 mg predinsolone but i am wondering for how long i should stay on the infleximab ??

thanks very much
Diagnosed 2001

surgical :
3 time fistula incision and drainge
2009 right hemicolectomy

medical :
predinslone many course
2008 humira
remicade 2009
imuran 2011

imuran 100 mg
remicade 5 mg per kg
calciun and multivitamin
02-10-2012, 05:13 PM   #2
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Until it stops working or you develop an allergic reaction. Or until a cure is found.
dx 2003
Remission 2004-2010
Moderate/severe flare through entire colon 12/2010-10/2012
Lialda, omeprazole, Remicade, Methotrexate, Folic Acid, Questran
Been on Asacol, prednisone, Apriso, Imuran, Entocort and Cimzia
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02-15-2012, 09:09 AM   #3
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Oh yeah the more the better.

Don't ever stop because if you stop it is very unlickely you will ever be able to start again.

Glad everything is going so well.

I'll be celebrating my 1 year anniversary in April. hope to have many more.
I'm the Rat Man!!
DX - CD summer of 1987
Current Meds -
Getting Remicade every 8 weeks
Getting 5mg now. full dose. cost 5500$ )
Purinathol 75mg a day

3 resections
2 colostomy
One Ileostomy
Back to normal since May 2015
On Remicade Since April 2011 I am alive again!

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